Some days ago the update of the HTML5 Web Client was released.

vSphereHTML5Client

https://labs.vmware.com/flings/vsphere-html5-web-client

Severall new features and Improvements are waiting for you to test.

Two ways to install are possible (fresh install/update)

New Features

  • Add a new CD/DVD drive to a new or existing VM
  • Add a new network adapter to a new or existing VM
  • Add a new hard disk to a new or existing VM
  • Create a VM from a cluster
  • Migrate compute resource of a VM to a cluster and set vMotion priority
  • Change Agent VM settings for a Host
  • View Lockdown Mode in Security Profile settings of a host
  • View Certificate information for a host
  • Add a new cluster workflow (basic)
  • Remove a cluster

Improvements

  • Connect/disconnect a network adapter
  • Configure a network adapter when creating a new VM

Bug Fixes

  • Create a VM on a vApp or Ressource Pool

 

 

Two ways to install are possible (fresh install/update)

 

Fresh Install

To install it download the ova file of the Fling an install it – like my post New Fling – vSphere HTML5 Web Client describes.

 

Update

  • For an update download the rpm file and upload it to the appliance (e.g. /tmp) or if your appliance has internet access use
  • Stop the vSphere Web Client
  • Start the Update

    vSphereHTML5Client_Fling_Update1.1_000001
  • After successfull install cleanup your appliance
  • Start the vSphere Web Client

    vSphereHTML5Client_Fling_Update1.1_000002
    vSphereHTML5Client_Fling_Update1.1_000003

Now test the new version an send feedback with the smiley button at the upper right corner!

vSphereHTML5Client_Fling_000021